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75 Ratings

Hell and Back Again

Directed by Danfung Dennis
United Kingdom, United States, 2011


The realities of the war in Afghanistan in compelling detail from the point of view of the US Marines who are actually fighting it. It also shows the pain, both mental and physical that these men endure when faced with the challenge of adjusting to the lives they left back home.

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Hell and Back Again Directed by Danfung Dennis

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2012 | Nominee: Best Documentary, Features

Sundance Film Festival

2011 | 3 wins including: World Cinema - Documentary (Cinematography Award)

Independent Spirit Awards

2012 | Nominee: Truer Than Fiction Award

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